The SIC franc payment system

The pricing structure shown was prepared specifically for payment traffic specialists. It enables the calculation of transaction costs for credit transfers in Switzerland.

Internal customer payments – outgoing or incoming

Level Transactions per month
Price per transaction in CHF
  from to  
1 1 10,000 0.0310
2 10,001 100,000 0.0090
3 100,001
1,000,000 0.0090
4 1,000,001 2,500,000 0.0090
5 2,500,001 5,000,000 0.0090
6 5,000,001 10,000,000 0.0090
7 10,000,001 15,000,000 0.0090
8 15,000,001 20,000,000 0.0090
9 20,000,001 unlimited 0.0090

External customer payments – outgoing or incoming

Transactions per month
Price per transaction in CHF
from to  
1 unlimited 0.31

Bank payments – outgoing or incoming

Transactions per month
Price per transaction in CHF
from to  
1 unlimited 0.31

Third-party system payments – outgoing or incoming

Transactions per month
Price per transaction in CHF
from to  
1 unlimited 0.10

Additional price information

As a joint venture of the Swiss banks, SIX Interbank Clearing Ltd has a price model that is not targeted towards profit maximization, but which covers its costs for the services provided and ensures an appropriate return on the capital invested. In this way, the participants can be offered attractive prices for the processing of payment transactions.

The price model distinguishes between customer payments and third-party system payments and bank payments settled between two SIC participants.


Average price per SIC transaction in centimes